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Scholar Name Meaning

nickname for a person who could read and write, at a time when education was the exception rather than the rule. According to Reaney, a local name from Old Norse skáli ‘hut’ + erg ‘shieling’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Scholer, Sholar, Schomer, Schorr, Scholl, Schlarb, Scholes, Schaar

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Scholar Family Origin

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Scholar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Miner

    17%
  • Nurse

    17%
  • Saloon Keeper

    17%

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In 1880, Farmer, Miner and Nurse were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scholar. The most common Scholar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Scholar's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Scholar family was Saloon Keeper.

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Scholar Historical Records

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Scholar Life Expectancy

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